RIA News quotes a message from a representative of the Iraqi militia fighting against ISIS militants:
The security forces managed to clear the road leading to the village of Al-Asriya in the area of As-Siniya and neutralize 30 improvised explosive devices filled with chlorine gas. At the same time, the engineer brigades continued to work with explosives in improvised explosive devices and in mined buildings, neutralizing a large number of them. Most of the terrorists involved in the attack had foreign citizenship.
On the eve, the Iraqi Prime Minister expressed his approval to Russia for assisting the Iraqi army through the creation of an anti-terrorism coordination center in Baghdad. According to the head of the Iraqi Cabinet, the country is interested in rapprochement with Russia.